• College,  Dailies

    Thurs. April 28, 2022

    Hi friends! I’m trying out something new. I’ve always wanted to bits of my life with the wider world, but I’ve struggled to stay consistent with my blogging and Instagramming. It’s tragic 😭 But I have an idea! I’ve recently re-informed myself that I am an obliger (out of Gretchen Rubin’s Four Tendencies), and I need to remember that when I’m trying to be my most productive self. Having external accountability helps me to achieve my goals. I’m hoping to use this site as a combination of external accountability and sharing my life. I hope to be able to share with you all what I’m up to, academically, on a…

  • College,  mental health

    Reflections from My First Month in College

    I’ve officially been in college for 3 weeks!  I have a couple of thoughts: One// It takes a while to settle into a routine I’ve moved in on August 18, so as of writing, I’ve been at college for 24 days, and I still don’t have a routine. I’m not really working out, I haven’t quite figured out my morning routine, and I don’t have a good study schedule – and that’s ok! Things aren’t magically falling into place, and they don’t need to. I’m prioritizing the important things to me: completing my assignments,  sleeping enough, and eating well.  Two// Don’t overload your schedule A bit of backstory: an upperclassman…

  • College

    Dorm Room Mood Board

    The time that I’ve not so patiently been waiting for is almost upon us – dorm room shopping!! woohoo! I am SO excited for many reasons!  I am going to my DREAM SCHOOL! I get to decorate my room HOWEVER I WANT. Plus, i haven’t decorated my bedroom since at least 2016.  I get some very much needed FREEDOM after being cooped up for the last YEAR.  I get to try out minimalism in earnest by literally getting to choose 99% of the belongings I bring with me to college! Anyways, hopping off of my soapbox now, I wanted to share with you all my official dorm room inspiration mood…